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The Christ-haunted landscape

faith and doubt in southern fiction

by Susan Ketchin

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  • 27 Currently reading

Published by University Press of Mississippi in Jackson .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Southern States,
  • Southern States.
    • Subjects:
    • American fiction -- Southern States -- History and criticism.,
    • American fiction -- Christian authors -- History and criticism.,
    • American fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.,
    • Christian fiction, American -- History and criticism.,
    • Southern States -- Church history -- 20th century.,
    • Christianity and literature -- Southern States.,
    • Religion and literature -- Southern States.,
    • Belief and doubt in literature.,
    • Faith in literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [396]-398) and index.

      Statementby Susan Ketchin.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS261 .K416 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxix, 408 p. ;
      Number of Pages408
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1420746M
      ISBN 100878056696, 087805670X
      LC Control Number93030875

        Ketchin's book The Christ-Haunted Landscape: Faith and Doubt in Southern Fiction is an underground classic that examines the spiritual dimension in the works of 12 novelists. Mixing. The Christ-Haunted Landscape Résumé Here are Susan Ketchin's discerning interviews with twelve southerners living and writing in the South, and along with a piece of fiction by each are her penetrating commentaries about the impact of southern religious experience on their work. A little more than a generation ago Flannery O'Connor made a.

      Susan Ketchin is the author of The Christ-Haunted Landscape: Faith and Doubt in Southern Fiction. Formerly fiction editor at Algonquin Books and DoubleTake magazine, she is currently a teaching research associate at the Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University. She lives in Durham, North Carolina. He is a product of the "Christ-haunted landscape" of the American South, sweaty revivals, and hip-hop. Years before a life of church planting, writing, and preaching, his claim to fame was getting his Aquaman, Robin, and Wonder Woman action figures saved, sanctified, and filled with the Holy Ghost at an early age.

      The Christ-Haunted Landscape: Faith and Doubt in Southern Fiction (Contributor) 74 copies Flannery O'Connor: A Celebration of Genius (Contributor) 33 copies, 1 review A Very Southern Christmas (Contributor) 28 copies, 1 review. Christ-haunted Landscape (Lev. ,) by Bruce Modahl. The Book of Leviticus wants to draw a clear line between God and God's creation. It is easy, however, to view this line as a boundary between us ("your people," "your kin") and them, those people who look different, act differently and think differently.


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She has served as Associate Editor at Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, and Editor for the Fiction Series, University Press of Mississippi.

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The Christ-Haunted Landscape: Faith and Doubt in Southern Fiction by Ketchin, Susan. University Press of Mississippi. Used - Good. Good condition. A copy that has been read but remains intact. May contain markings such as bookplates, stamps, limited notes and highlighting, or a few light stains.

The result is a book for readers of all religious persuasions, especially those who are fascinated by the ways in which faith is refracted through the lens of great poetry and fiction.

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Susan Ketchin is the author of The Christ-Haunted Landscape ( avg rating, 73 ratings, 12 reviews, published ), 25 and Under ( avg rating, 11 /5(19). The Holy Ghost Speakeasy and Revival is set in the South during the late s, during a time when religious fervor was white hot over much of the country and especially in the rural this period and the decades that followed, Flannery O’Connor famously commented that, “while the South is hardly Christ-centered, it is most certainly Christ-haunted.

A little more than a generation ago Flannery O'Connor made a startling observation about herself and her fellow southerners: "By and large," she said, "people in the South still conceive of humanity in theological terms.

While the South is hardly Christ-centered, it is most certainly Christ-haunted. The Christ-Haunted Landscape So, if you want to understand the South—indeed the American people writ large—you have to understand our fundamentalist fascination.

The Christ-Haunted Landscape | The Christ-Haunted Landscape: Faith and Doubt in Southern Fiction by Susan Ketchin Stories, interviews, and discussions showing the imprint of "old-time religion" on the artistic vision of twelve writers of the American South: Larry Brown, Reynolds Price, Allan Gurganus, Lee Smith, Clyde Edgerton, Harry Crews, Will Campbell.

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A little more than a generation ago, Flannery O'Connor made a startling. The Christ-Haunted Landscape collects works by twelve southerners living and working in the South - Larry Brown, Reynolds Price, Allan Gurganus, Lee Smith, Clyde Edgerton, Harry Crews, Will Campbell, Doris Betts, Sheila Bosworth, Mary /5.

Press of Mississippi, Paperback. Very Good. Item # ISBN: x Light foxing to edges, else tight and clean. The University Press of Mississippi (UPM) publishes books that interpret the South and its culture to the nation and the world, scholarly books of the highest distinction, and books vital to readers in African American studies, Caribbean studies, comics studies, film and media studies, folklore, history, literary studies, music, and popular culture.

Susan Srigley "In Flannery O'Connor and the Christ-Haunted South Ralph Wood explores the religious landscape of O'Connor's fiction in light of her own comment that 'subject matter has more to do with region than religion, at least in fiction.' Wood's book offers a compelling description of Southern culture and religion, nicely weaving O'Connor's insights and .Christ-Haunted Landscape.

By Modahl, Bruce. Read preview. Article excerpt. LeviticusThe Book of Leviticus wants to draw a clear line between God and God's creation.

It is easy, however, to view this line as a boundary between us ("your people," "your kin") and them, those people who look different, act differently and.For me, Leviticus is a Christ-haunted landscape.

I see Christ in the wilderness shadows, moving from salt pillar to boulder much like the Christ of Hazel Motes in Flannery O'Connor's novel Wise Blood.

In different terrain he sees "Jesus move from tree to tree in the back of his mind, a wild ragged figure motioning him to turn around and come.